2019 Fall Update

Greetings and happy fall! Fall is one of the most beautiful seasons in New Mexico; the weather is often still warm and beautiful, and the summer crowds are gone. For our program, the fall signifies [...]

  • Sandra Aaron

Sandra Aaron

"I think for many of us, education is not just for the beauty of being educated.  We use education as a vehicle to get somewhere."   Sandra Aaron Tell us about your background. [...]

2019 Summer Update

Welcome! Welcome and happy summer!  It’s been a busy few months for the New Mexico Simon Scholars Program. Our high school seniors graduated and will be headed off to college in the fall; we had [...]

  • Janeth Santos

Janeth Santos

“No matter what your circumstances are in life, if you put yourself to it and ask for help, you’ll be able to get there.”   Janeth Santos Bear Nash: Will you start by [...]

2019 Spring Update

Welcome! And Happy Spring to all the New Mexico Simon Scholars Program supporters! This time of year is always busy as we work to select the next cohort of scholars. After receiving many great applications [...]

Dr. Daniel Loya

“It’s not how you get knocked down; it’s how you get back up.”   Bear Nash: Will you start by telling us a little about yourself and what it was like growing up and attending [...]

2019 New Year Update

  Happy New Year! With the New Year comes the opportunity for a new beginning. It is a time of setting goals and intentions, looking back over the twists and turns our lives took this [...]